going after each other, more peaceful in the ads. the man to beat innee eye is most likely ron paul and his new ads are designed to reassure social conservatives he's one of them. gloria borger spoke with congressman paul in mt. pleasant, iowa, today. gloria, what is he saying by now, 13 days out, and his ads have been pretty tough. are they going to stay that way? >> they are, yeah. he said they will. first of all, he's very, very happy about his poll numbers, his poll numbers are terrific. but when i asked him about those negative ads, john, what he said to me, i said are you going to take down your negative ads? he's accused newt gingrich of serial hypocrisy and he said to me, no, i am not going to take down those ads because somebody has to show that certain candidates are flip-floppers on the issues and if you and the media won't do it, i'm going to do it. >> so -- >> on occasion, yes.